Mt. Airy watercolor master after 40 years in ad industry

Arts | June 1st, 2018 | Leave a comment

by Len Lear Mt. Airy artist Donald Leong, 78, who graduated in 1963 from the University of the Arts, retired in 2006 after 40-plus years in the advertising and marketing industry to pursue his love of drawing and started to paint in various mediums. Ultimately, he settled on watercolors as his medium of choice. An […]

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Not Renaissance art, but still a very impressive exhibit

Arts | May 31st, 2018 | Leave a comment

by Len Lear If you ever took a History of Art course in college, you no doubt learned about Benvenuto Cellini (1500-1571), a giant of the Italian Renaissance who was an extraordinary goldsmith, sculptor, draftsman, soldier, musician and artist who also wrote a famous autobiography and poetry. He was a contemporary and friend of Michelangelo […]

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